Lawn Fawnatics Challenge 12 – Create a Scene!

Welcome to Challenge 12! We invite you to create a scene! Lawn Fawn makes lots of great scene building die sets along with stamp sets that are perfect for putting together happy little vignettes on cards and crafts! Show us your creativity as you create a happy scene! This challenge will run through Sunday September 17 at 11:59 PM ET.

For each challenge, we will randomly select a winner to receive a $25.00 gift certificate to the Lawn Fawn shop! We will also be highlighting a few of your fabulous projects at the close of each challenge! By linking your projects to our challenges you will give permission for us to post your work to this blog and our social media sites. Check out the How to Play page for a few guidelines to play along. We want this to be FUN so we will keep the rules few!

Our Lawn Fawnatics Design Team is an amazingly talented group! I’m sure they will inspire you!

Bicycle Built for You is a fun set for sending cheery congrats to newlyweds! Christy dressed-up the happy couple with all the cute wedding accessories!
Samantha M created a fabulous and colorful Critters on the Savanna scene in her own clean and simple style!
I love Samantha‘s rainbow colored zebra!
Samantha Casey took advantage of our Stitched Mountain Borders to set the scene for bicycle riding cuteness! She used a train image from an older set, Pa Rum Pa Pum Pum to stamp the little wagon, so clever!
Karin‘s sweet Fairy Friends design proves a scene doesn’t have to be elaborate to be amazing! I love that beautiful warm backdrop!
When I think of a cozy winter scene, this is what I’m talking about! Jess used our new Shadow Box Card to create beautiful, dimensional scene with our Christmas Dreams stamp set!
So much cuteness! Check out Jessica’s post to see how she put this adorable card together!
Jenn‘s fabulous Fall scene features Forest Feast, Stitched Hillside Backdrop: Portrait and Leafy Tree Backdrop! Be sure to check out Jenn’s Fall class schedule HERE; she may be teaching at a store near you!

We will have Design Team inspiration for you over the next 2 weeks and of course, we will have our Featured Fawnatics and Random Winner from Challenge 11 tomorrow!


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A Finding Nemo-Inspired Card by Jessica


We’re heading into the last weekend for our Custom Sentiments challenge and you have all been impressing us and making us chuckle with your witty greetings! This challenge will be open until Sunday night August 20 at 11:59 PM ET.

Good morning! Jess here with one more card for our Custom Sentiments challenge! I love a good pun and couldn’t resist adding a little Finding Nemo twist to the adorable Lawn Fawn shark! I love the scene in the movie where Nemo joins the Tank Gang and they give him the nickname ‘Sharkbait Hoo Ha Ha’ and I thought it would be fun to create a punny anniversary card for my husband who also loves Finding Nemo.

I started by smooshing faded jeans, broken china, and salty ocean distress oxides onto a craft mat and then spritzed them with water. Then I pressed a piece of dark navy cardstock into the ink and held it in place for a few seconds. I blasted it with a heat gun and then repeated the process a few times until I was happy with the ink coverage across the panel. I like how part of it is a little smeary and wavy and part of it has lots of definition and looks like bubbles! After it dried I flicked it with white acrylic paint and shimmer spray to create more bubbles and then set it aside to finish drying.

Next I stamped the shark from Duh Nuh twice onto white cardstock with Copic-friendly ink. I also stamped the top hat from Bicycle Built for You and bow from Snow Cool. I colored them with Copic markers, die-cut the sharks with the coordinating dies, and fussy cut the accessories. Then I stamped the sentiment using Milo’s ABCs onto the background with VersaMark and heat-embossed it with white embossing powder. I adhered the sharks with ATG adhesive and then added the accessories with foam mounting tape. I also die-cut a few hearts with Raspberry cardstock and adhered them to the background. To finish the card I added a little spectrum noir clear sparkle to the hearts and sharks!

I really love how it turned out and I can’t help but imagine the character’s voice from the movie yelling “Shark Date Hoo Ha Ha” whenever I look at it! If you’ve never seen the movie I cannot recommend it enough…seriously, it’s one of my favorites! 😉

And when you’re done watching the movie make sure to get your cards in for our challenge! You’ve got until Sunday to get crafty with those custom sentiments! Thanks so much for stopping by and have a fantastic day!

-Jess

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Lawn Fawnatics Challenge 10 – Custom Sentiments

Can you believe it’s time for our Tenth Challenge already? We have a really fun theme this time too; let’s make some cards with Custom Sentiments! Use ABCs sets or combine sentiments to create a personalized card, add a fun pun and make your greeting really stand out! This challenge will run until August 20, 2017 at 11:59 PM ET.


For each challenge, we will randomly select a winner to receive a $25.00 gift certificate to the Lawn Fawn shop! We will also be highlighting a few of your fabulous projects at the close of each challenge! By linking your projects to our challenges you will give permission for us to post your work to this blog and our social media sites. Check out the How to Play page for a few guidelines to play along. We want this to be FUN so we will keep the rules few!

Now our talented Design Team has some pretty awesome inspiration to jump-start your creativity!

Christy‘s delightful Stuck on You card features a punny greeting combining Quinn’s ABCs and Milo’s ABCs!
Jessica found inspiration from our Let’s Roll set to add a super cute punny greeting with Milo’s ABCs!
Karin‘s sweet little thank you card is customized for her sister using Violet’s ABCs! The “merci” stamp is from Bicycle Built for You.
Kate used a series of windows to highlight the Wild for You critters on this adorable design! I love how she fussy cut “wild” with an outline of patterned paper for a custom look!
Samantha M‘s card is perfect for all your coffee dependent friends! She paired the coffee cups from Love You a Latte with a fun message in Milo’s ABCs and Violet’s ABCs!
Samantha C. created a bold punny greeting using Cole’s ABCs dies for this adorable birthday card! Critters at the Dog Park and Party Animal set the stage for fun!
Nancy used die cut letters from Louie’s, Quinn’s Capital and Finley’s ABCs to spell out a bright Happy greeting! Birthday from Big Scripty Words is white embossed on a soon-to-be released Stitched Scalloped Rectangle Stackable (available on August 24).

We will have Design Team inspiration for you over the next 2 weeks and of course we will have our Featured Fawnatics and Random Winner from Challenge 9 tomorrow!


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